First Holy Communion (Eucharist)


2021 Eucharist Candidates Celebration Update


(The following information applies to candidates who have already registered and had their celebration cancelled in 2021 due to lockdowns and restrictions.)

First Eucharist for 2021 children will be celebrated during weekend masses on the 25th/26th February 2022.

Compulsory Reflection Day for 2021 candidates and
Workshop for Families will be 24th February
Children 9.30-2.30pm at St Kevin’s Parish (parents to be responsible for pickup and drop off)
Parents & Children 7.00pm Workshop with Guest Speaker Ingrid Green at St Kevin’s Parish 
If you had booked your child/ren for First Eucharist for 2021, it will not be necessary to complete another Registration Form.


First Holy Communion (Eucharist) for 2022 candidates
Any child not attending one of our Parish schools and resides within St Kevin’s Templestowe Parish,
is able to celebrate their First Holy Communion as a Catechist.
Please contact the Parish office on 9850 5983 before April 10th 2022 to register. 


Please Note: Sacraments may only be celebrated by those living within the
St Kevin’s Templestowe Parish Diocese.
We look forward to celebrating this important Sacrament with your child/ren. In the meantime, and to help with preparation, we encourage all families to visit our ‘Children’s and Family Page‘ where you will find weekly worksheets and links to a family style liturgy. We highly recommend you come back to Church.
The Sacrament of First Eucharist is a wonderful, family filled and joyous event.
If you would like your child to receive the sacrament of Holy Communion next year (new), please contact the Parish Office on 9850 5983 or email us on
Blessings from all of us at St Kevin’s Parish.
If you’d like your child to receive a sacrament & they are not attending our parish schools, please call our office- 9850 5983.
Please note: Registration for all enrolled students at our Parish Schools will be done through their school.